East Getting Stronger than the West?

East Getting Stronger than the West?

The western conference has been the dominant conference of the two NBA conferences for the last two decades. Not since the Michael Jordan lead Chicago Bulls has the Eastern Conference been more dominant than the West. Yes, the east has won 8 of the 21 NBA titles since 2000 and …

The Architect of Show-Time

The Showtime Lakers of the 1980s are undoubtedly one of the greatest dynasties in NBA history. Behind Magic Johnson, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, James Worthy, and Pat Riley they made nine NBA finals and won 5 of them. Their epic battles with the Larry Bird lead Celtics established what a rivalry should …

Racism runs deep in the Jazz DNA: a history of racism and the Utah Jazz

Racism runs deep in the Jazz DNA: a history of racism and the Utah Jazz

The Utah Jazz have once again found themselves at the forefront of a racism controversy following yet another fan incident at a game. This time it involves several Jazz fans saying racists comments to the father of Memphis Grizzlies star Ja Morant. But the Jazz are no stranger to racist …

Australia’s basketball history

Australia’s basketball history

Basketball is primarily associated with certain countries. Obviously, the United States where the game was created and home to the NBA. But also, Canada, where the creator of the game was born; Europe and China. But one part of the world often gets overlooked, and that part of the world …

Young NBA stars are getting paid

Young NBA stars are getting paid

This offseason was set to be a momentous one for several up and coming NBA stars and it has not disappointed. Several of the games young stars coming off of rookie contracts have gotten paid this past week. These new contracts will change these young men’s lives forever and set …

2021 NBA season off to a crazy start

2021 NBA season off to a crazy start

It started on Monday with a WOJbomb about the Orlando Magic signing 2019 first-round pick Chuma Okeke, than within hours it all blew up. The big news was the Suns acquiring Chris Paul and by the end of the night it looked as if the Bucks had rebuild their roster. …

Celtics trying to figure out what to do with Hayward

Celtics trying to figure out what to do with Hayward

In the summer of 2017 the Celtics landed one of the biggest free-agent prizes of the summer when they lured Gordon Hayward away from the Utah Jazz. 3 summers late and now the Celtics are stuck with an albatross of a contract that is hindering their advancement to an elite …

The Greatest Teams To Never Win An NBA Title

The Greatest Teams To Never Win An NBA Title

An often-debated topic among NBA circles is “Who is the greatest franchise in NBA history?”. There are lots of very good teams to chose from. Could it be the team with the most NBA titles in 17, the Boston Celtics? Could it be the team with the most consistency in …